Reviews

“Miss Americana” Review: Taylor’s Struggle with the Constraints of Fame

Taylor Swift’s new documentary “Miss Americana,” released on Jan. 23, sheds light on the prison and power of fame Swift has endured during her life-long music career. A quick disclaimer to everyone reading this:...

Peter Kavinsky is No Longer Prince Charming: A Disappointed Review of “To All the Boys: P.S. I Still Love You”

In August 2018, it seemed every teenage girl in the United States had fallen in love with Noah Centineo, or more specifically, Peter Kavinsky. That month, Netflix had released its original film “To All...

Dolittle Movie Review: only kids born in the 2010s will find this funny

//PICTURED ABOVE: Robert Downey Jr., known for his roles as “Ironman,” is the lead actor and executive producer of “Dolittle.” When British author Hugh Lofting wrote the Doctor Dolittle book series in 1920, he...

Save room for Sablon: Chocolate Lounge offers varied menu for a sweet adventure

Sitting at the corner of McKinney Avenue and Blackburn Street, Belgian inspired restaurant Sablon Chocolate Lounge uses high- quality chocolate in almost all of its menu items. At around 7:30 on a Friday night,...

Podcastology: ‘Ologies’ demonstrates art of making a great podcast

While on my trek from Plano to Hockaday and back every day, I like to fill my morning and afternoon commute with podcasts. However, it can be challenging to find a series you can...

Sisters March Through Time: A Little Women Movie Review

*This Review Contains Heavy Spoilers*  When my family was deciding on what movie to watch one night, we ran through “Jumanji 2,” “Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker,” and “Spies in Disguise,” before finally,...

Charlie’s Angels Can Save Anything, but Not This Movie

//PICTURED ABOVE: “Charlie’s Angels” is a good and entertaining movie, but it fails to live up to its considerable hype. “Charlie’s Angels” is a movie remake of a popular 70s show about three crime-fighter...

The Hidden Brain is a Hidden Gem 

The Hidden Brain is owned by National Public Radio, a non-profit media organization based in Washington, D.C. It can be found on NPR’s website, Apple Podcasts and Spotify.  Have you ever wondered why we...

Craving good Greek food? Give CAVA a Chance. 

Walking along the row of busy shops at Legacy West, I stopped in front of a smaller eatery with the name CAVA spelled boldly on the awning. Having not heard much of this restaurant,...

Big Shoes to Fill: “Tall Girl” Part of Growing Netflix Teen Movie Trend

//PICTURED ABOVE: New Netflix movie “Tall Girl” attempts to inspire audience with a story about finding one’s inner beauty; although it has gained fame among teens, “Tall Girl” fails to produce a meaningful story...